Contributor Archives: Jeffry V. Mallow Ph. D., Immediate Past President

About Jeffry V. Mallow Ph. D., Immediate Past President

Jeffry V. Mallow is Emeritus Professor of Physics at Loyola University Chicago. He does research on science education and on quantum physics. He is a member of the Forward Association and honorary chair of the Chicago YIVO Society. His articles on Jewish themes have appeared in numerous publications.  He is the author of Zionist Diarist and Other Polemics. He is also a standup Jewish comic.

Integrity

By Jeffry V. Mallow, Phd. I oppose most Israeli settlements in the West Bank. They are unnecessary, they drain resources from Israel proper, they compromise Israel’s security, they are a provocation to the Palestinians, they provide fodder for Arab and …

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INNOCENTS ABROAD

There’s no escaping Middle East politics. Here I am, living in Denmark, as it struggles against a Muslim boycott and attacks on its citizens across the Arab world. The newspaper Jyllands-Posten published a series of cartoons showing the Prophet Muhammad, …

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The Secular Ethos Of Labor Zionism

Labor Zionism began as a secular and socialist movement. It now calls itself social-democratic. Its Zionism is still secular, although many of its adherents are synagogue members, some of them even suspected believers. Which puts me in mind of a …

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The Age Of Deconstruction

There are no facts. This is the mantra of radical deconstructivism. All knowledge is relative, temporary, subjective, and ultimately political. No one has a greater claim to truth than anyone else, certainly not by virtue of birth or class, but …

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CABALS

By Jeffry V. Mallow, Phd. Recently the Anti-Defamation League alerted the Palestinian Authority that the PA web site had a link to the ?Protocols of the Elders of Zion,? the notorious Czarist forgery used by anti-Semites everywhere to vilify Jews …

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Zionist Diarist

1. Will the Real Doves Please Stand Up? Denis Jeambar, writing in L’Express (see also Item 4 below), takes Europeans to task for their relentless animosity to Ariel Sharon. No action of his, including destroying his own ruling coalition to …

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